If you have an asthmatic child, one of your main concerns will be keeping him or her healthy and safe at school. Make sure to have all of your asthma action plans ready before the school year, as well and ensure that the school staff is trained in assisting students in emergency medication.
National Flu Vaccine Week 2008 runs from Dec. 8 through Dec. 15, so this is the perfect time to get your annual flu shot, if you haven't already taken care of that task. You don't want to get the flu, do you? The flu is a viral respiratory illness that strikes thousands of people worldwide each year. In the northern hemisphere, peak flu…